When the UConn Huskies kick off their 2014 football campaign on Friday night against the BYU Cougars, it will be the 23rd straight year that Connecticut football will be broadcast on its flagship station, WTIC AM-1080 in Hartford, the state’s only 50,000 watt AM station.

UConn Radio NetworkThe 2014-15 football and men’s and women’s basketball season also marks the third year that the radio rights are held by IMG College, which is UConn’s multimedia rights partner.

Veteran UConn announcers Joe D’Ambrosio (play-by-play) and Wayne Norman (color commentary) return to call the action with Kevin Nathan on the sidelines.

UConn football on home Saturday dates gets going early with “Breakfast At The Rent” with Ray Dunaway and Scott Gray beginning at 6:00 a.m. For noon games, the UConn Tailgate Show will air from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The pregame show begins at 11:30 a.m. followed by the game and then postgame “Husky Talk” with Nathan.

Stations on the UConn IMG Sports Radio Football Network are:

  • WTIC 1080-AM in Hartford, CT
  • WILI 1400-AM in Willimantic, CT
  • WELI 960-AM in New Haven, CT
  • WGCH 1490-AM in Greenwich, CT

The UConn IMG Sports Network airs the UConn Football Coach’s Show presented by Webster Bank throughout the fall, this week on Wednesday evening at the Wood-n-Tap in Vernon, Conn. Hosted by Joe D’Ambrosio, the show is heard on WTIC NewsTalk 1080 and WAVZ-1300 AM in New Haven.

Here’s a full look at the 2014 UConn Football schedule.